Properties Industry

Property Managers – How Are You Managing Access Control in Your Buildings?

Property managers face a difficult task in providing security across their facilities for a number of reasons, not the least of which is that there are so many different types of properties that need to be managed, each with a … Read More

Web Based Access Control System

Why Cloud/Web Based Access Control is Best for Geographically Distributed Remote Facilities?

Let’s look at a fairly typical scenario for an energy, communications or transportation company – with or without a cloud/web based access control system. You have a large mobile workforce (linemen, technicians, service people etc…) that need access to dozens or … Read More

Mobile Cloud Key Door Access

How about a ‘SmartKey’ on your Mobile to Open Doors?

Moving to a New Paradigm of Access Control (ACaaS) without Readers or Cards Most networked access control doors employ proximity card readers. The user presents the card to the reader which reports the card’s unique code to the control panel … Read More

Cloud/Web Based Access Control System

ACaaS : The Most Effective Solution for Access Control at Remote Facilities in the Utilities Industry

Is there a cost effective way to deploy networked access control at multiple remote facilities using a traditional access control system? The simple answer is “No.” Let’s look at a fairly typical scenario for a utility company. You have a … Read More

Access Control As A Service For Beginners

Beginner’s Guide to ACaaS: Why Cloud based Access Control as a Service is the Future?

Is there a cost effective way to deploy networked access control at multiple remote facilities using a traditional access control system? The simple answer is “No.” Let’s look at a fairly typical scenario for a utility company. You have a … Read More

Video Surveillance As A Service Cloud Video Camera

Can Video Management Software (VMS) Survive without an integrated Access Control System (ACaaS)?

The Access Control as a Service (ACaaS) market is estimated to top $200 million in the Americas by the end of 2015. This equates to more than 350,000 existing doors of hosted, managed or hybrid doors in 2015. For video … Read More